Declaration Of Independence Changes

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During the writing of one of the most important historical documents, the Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson made quite a few changes. The changes that he made were all for the sake of compromise and to come to an agreement among the colonies. If those changes were never made, America may not have been like we know it to be today. When you compare the original version of the Declaration of Independence to the revised version, you will come to understand why we made the changes he did. One of the most significant changes he made was completely cutting out a large section that was against the use of slavery. In the removed portion, he refers to slavery as “a cruel war against human nature” but justifiably so. But in the south, they

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